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    TioTomsGuesthouse

    Main Street, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
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          Reviewed 14 November 2011

          This is a long overdue review, but we loved Pension Tio Tom! My husband and I stayed in the separate bungalow, and Tom and Ina were both great hosts. They were helpful with information on hiking around Isla Bastimentos, going dolphin-spotting, visiting Isla Colon. They...More

          1  Thank zengirl_10
          Reviewed 11 November 2011

          In Bastimentos there are no mid-price/service options. There is either budget or all inclusive. TioTom's is the best budget option. The location on the water is hard to beat and all the water taxi drivers know exactly where to take you. The owners have created...More

          2  Thank GHamp23
          Reviewed 10 November 2011

          After travelling from Costa Rica, we were a little disappointed in our initial impression of Panama. Then we found Isla Bastimentos and Tio Toms! We highly recommend this hostel. It is over the water (how cool is that!) affordable, clean, and quiet. The German owners...More

          Thank Pamela A
          Reviewed 10 September 2011

          My husband and I stayed here for two nights and had a wonderful time. We stayed in the separate cabin, which was very cute and romantic. We had our own balcony (with hammock) and were separated from the other rooms by the kitchen and dining...More

          1  Thank JennyLovesAsia
          Reviewed 20 June 2011

          Was traveling through Panama with my mother for a few weeks. (she's retiring there) Was refered to Tio Tom from a friend in Nicaragua. What a great place! Very quiet, and relaxing. Just what I needed after a couple of weeks of bussing through Central...More

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          • USD 28 - USD 38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 7
          • Location
          • Panama >
          • Bocas del Toro Province >
          • Isla Bastimentos
          • Also Known As
          • Pension Tio Tom Hotel Isla Bastimentos ,
          • TioTomsGuesthouse Panama/Isla Bastimentos, Bocas Del Toro
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          Isabell M
          Hola! Tengo una reserva por una habitación por 2 personas de 30 de diciembre hasta 1 de enero. Quiero alterar esta reserva, llegamos el 31 de diciembre. Y si es posible queremos quedarnos hasta el 3 de enero. Pueden alterar nuestra reserva? Gracias y saludos, Isabell
          11 December 2015|
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